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Ch. Mate (Unlimited)– STCW Reg II/2

Ch. Mate (Unlimited)– STCW Reg II/2

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Course Overview

This course is specifically designed for serving deck officers holding a UK Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) ‘OOW’ Unlimited (Reg II/1) Certificate of Competency or acceptable non-UK equivalent.

This course will enable candidates to achieve the Chief Mate and Master (STCW II/2) Certification by the SQA examination route.

  • Hold an MCA recognised valid OOW unlimited, II/1, Certificate of Competency.
  • Have completed 12 months watchkeeping service while holding an OOW unlimited, II/1, Certificate of Competency.
  • Hold a valid ENG1 (medical fitness certificate) or accepted equivalent. This medical fitness test can be done in your country by an approved doctor and is valid for 2 years.

It is your responsibility to ensure that all entry requirements for the course and the issue of a Notice of Eligibility (NoE) by the MCA are met prior to attending the course.

For sea time assessment you may log onto the MCA’s website

The college operates with three intakes every year – September, January and May

Your course will start with 20 weeks of SQA Advanced Diploma in Nautical Science classroom-based studies followed by exams, SQA Exams and then short courses over a period of ten months. The plan will take into consideration your VISA expiry date and any genuine special requests.

£8,500 including VAT (If there is any change, college will let you know)
The following items are included in the course fee:

  • SQA Advanced Certificate in Nautical Science
  • Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) Registration Fee
  • MCA/SQA Written Navigation & Stability Safety Papers Examination Fee – (1st attempt only)
  • Human Element Leadership and Management (Management Level) (HELM M)
  • Navigation Aids and Equipment Simulator Training Management Level (NAEST M)
  • Competence in medical care (STCW table A-VI/4-2) 


  • Submit Booking Form
  • Scan and Send the following documents on the below email(s) address;
  • Passport – 1st page and address page
  • CDC – 1st page and sea service stamped pages
  • 12 months watchkeeping signed by the master 

Email: [email protected]

Whatsapp or Mobile: +44 7435 389 106 , +44 7869 695 833

Seats get filled up about 3 months in advance and are allotted on a first come first serve basis.

Contact on above no. if you are late in booking your seat. 

The candidates will be contacted within 2/3 working days with the outcome and will be provided with the more detailed information on NOE, Visa and English Language Test.

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